Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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The Aircraft that Won the War….B-17 in Springfield

Kirk Farah had a chance to visit with one man who has a special connection to the “Flying Fortress”…one of…

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Events to Keep You Occupied…Illinois Times August 31

No reason to be bored this week. Illinois Times keeps us up to date on events around Central Illinois

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What is the State Fair’s Impact on Springfield?

Fred Puglia, Director of the Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau joined Kirk Farah on August 24 to give us the…

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Springfield’s Business News

Brant Mackey, publisher of the Springfield Business Journal, joined the Weekend NewsWatch Saturday 8/24 to bring us up to date.

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No Reason to be Bored This Weekend

The Illinois Times gives us the rundown.

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A Piece of History Flies into Springfield this Week!

One of the few WW-II “Flying Fortresses” still flying will be in Springfield beginning Thursday.  Kirk talked to the organizers of the…

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Illinois Awards $25.8M in Health Outreach Grants

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Most of the same Illinois organizations that helped consumers sign up for insurance in the first year of the Affordable Care Act will receive additional funding for a second year.

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Quinn: No Point in Plan B for Pension Overhaul

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Amid signals that Illinois' pension overhaul could be found unconstitutional, Gov. Pat Quinn argued Friday that it makes no sense to develop a contingency plan.

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Durbin Envious of Scottish Independence Vote Turnout

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Not because it almost separated from the United Kingdom through a vote rather than a war, but because of how many voters turned out.

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SUV Rollover Crash at 11th/Jefferson Causes Injuries

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The crash happened around 12:45 Friday afternoon.

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Man Arrested in Connection With Rochester Body

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Bradley D. Perkins is being held in the Sangamon County Jail on $250,000 bond.